Rex: Negative talk is 'pretty comical'

Updated: September 6, 2013, 5:02 PM ET
By Rich Cimini | ESPN.com

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- Two years ago, New York Jets coach Rex Ryan guaranteed a Super Bowl. That didn't work out.

On Friday, Ryan took it down a few notches, vowing his team won't stink this season.

"I think our team is going to be a heck of a lot better than people think," Ryan said on ESPN Radio's "Mike & Mike."

It was a rare moment of bravado, if you can call it that, from a coach whose public demeanor has changed dramatically. After a few years of bombast, Ryan ...

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